Medical Articles

Healing Those Cheerleading Bruises

The 26th annual report from the National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill listed cheerleading as “the most dangerous sport.” Fortunately, serious cheerleading injuries are decreasing, but any sport can lead to bumps and bruises. There are natural remedies for cheerleaders’ small injuries which can keep…

Ulcer Symptoms

Do you feel a sharp pain around your stomach region? Or are you feeling a bit nausea or tiredness? If so, you may have ulcer symptoms. But first what exactly ARE ulcers? Ulcers are generally crater-like sores about 1/4 inch to 3/4 inches in diameter, but can often range from 1 to 2 inches in…

Antibiotics – Too Much Of A Good Thing?

Antibiotics have long been seen as a panacea – but is it possible to have too much of a good thing? Some commentators certainly think so. "It is ironic that this humble fungus, hailed as a benefactor of mankind may by its very success prove to be a factor factor in the decline of the…

How to Treat and Remove Nasal Polyps Naturally

If you have recently been diagnosed with nasal polyps, you know the frustration that goes along with having the condition, but do you know about natural nasal polyp removal and treatment? Most of the time, people with nasal polyps that are a bit more on the mild side can sooth their condition with natural remedies,…

Uterine Tumors Rarely Cancerous

A myoma is another name for a fibroid, a benign tumor that develops within the uterine wall or is attached to it. This growth is also called a fibromyoma or leiomyoma. About 20 percent of women over 35 have myomas. This may occur singly or in groups. Fibroids may be as small as a pea…

Is Candidiasis The Same As A Yeast Infection?

Yeast infection is a common and very confusing term used to describe a wide host of fungal infections. They all fall under the technical name, Candidiasis, which is the cause of several medical conditions including athlete's foot, vaginal yeast infection, and mouth (oral) thrush. Because it is responsible for a number of confusing types of…

What is Canine Urolithiasis in Miniature Schnauzers?

Urolithiasis in canines is a disease that can affect many pets. Miniature Schnauzers are particularly likely to develop this condition. Urolithiasis is caused by urolith (stones), calculi or kidney stones in the urinary tract. The condition is also referred to as urinary calculi, cystitis or bladder stones. They are very much like kidney stones in…

Treatment For Alcohol Poisoning

Alcohol poisoning needs immediate medical attention to make sure that the vital system of the body remains balanced and not impaired dangerously. Some think that the treatment is as easy as sleeping the alcohol off, but the treatment for alcohol poisoning is a bigger deal than that. Vomiting is the easiest treatment for alcohol poisoning.…

Various Causes of Peptic Ulcer

Peptic ulcer is a disorder of the digestive system that causes inflammation and lesions in different regions of the gastrointestinal tract. The disorder involves erosion of the mucus-covered protective surface of either the stomach or the duodenum. Most peptic ulcers occur on the premises of genetically inherited physiological abnormalities, such as: inappropriate production of mucus…

Homeopathic Remedies For Stomach Ailments

Many people have various stomach ailments. Some of these ailments include hyperacidity, food poisoning, heartburn, overeating and stomach flu. These stomach ailments can happen for several reasons. Hyperacidity is the condition that is caused by too much acid in the stomach. This can be caused by too much alcohol consumption, overeating, and generally unhealthy meal.…